Cecily Blench

Cecily Blench - Editor

London, UK

Experienced copy editor and proofreader, with a particular focus on mind, body, spirit, gained after years in-house and as a freelance.

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Overview

Iā€™m a freelance editor, working in both fiction and non-fiction. Until recently I worked full time as an editor in a London publishing house, and I have now taken the leap to fully freelance. Interested in new projects. In recent years I have focused mainly on mind, body, spirit (including complementary and herbal medicine) and psychology, by I also have experience of editing novels, travel writing, psychology, and memoirs, and I'm very happy to expand my repertoire. I will work with you to make your book as good as it can possibly be.
Languages
English (UK)
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Fashion & Textiles
Health & wellbeing
Psychology
Self-help & Self-improvement
Travel

Work experience

Freelance editor

Self-employed
July, 2019 – Present (6 months)

Editor

Aeon Books
September, 2017 – July, 2019 (almost 2 years)

Portfolio (10 selected works)

Freud and the Melancholy Rabbi: A Novel (The Karnac Library)

Itzik Stein

This novel centres on a meeting in Vienna in 1902 between the fifth Rabbi of Lubavitch - Rashab, and Sigmund Freud. The background to the story is based on the Rabbi's paralysis in his arm and a persistent stutter, leading him to a consultation with Freud.The book tells the story of the Rabbi's travels from Lubavitch to Vienna and his subsequent meetings with Freud. The Rabbi's son and future ... read more

This novel centres on a meeting in Vienna in 1902 between the fifth Rabbi of Lubavitch - Rashab, and Sigmund Freud. The background to the story is based on the Rabbi's paralysis in his arm and a persistent stutter, leading him to a consultation with Freud.The book tells the story of the Rabbi's travels from Lubavitch to Vienna and his subsequent meetings with Freud. The Rabbi's son and future ... read more

Telling Time

Marie Adams

Practical Herbs 2

Henriette Kress

Practical Herbs 1

Henriette Kress

A Woman's Book of Herbs

Elisabeth Brooke

Herbal Therapy for Women

Elisabeth Brooke

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